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H.R. 1943 (116th): Community Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act of 2019

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To provide funding for Federally qualified health centers and the National Health Service Corps.

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Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Clyburn

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Mar 28, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Sarbanes Calls for Increased Federal Funding for Community Health Centers to Help Mitigate Coronavirus Crisis
    — Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD3] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 20, 2020

Rep. Pressley, Senators Warren & Sanders Seek Strong, Long-Term Funding for Community Health Programs
    — Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA7] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 24, 2019

Sanders, Pressley, Warren, 85 Lawmakers Urge Congress to Expand Community Health Centers Funding
    — Sen. Bernard “Bernie” Sanders [I-VT] on Oct 24, 2019

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Mar 28, 2019

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Jun 4, 2019
Considered by Health

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H.R. 1943 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1943. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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